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Gary Neville comments on Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa

Marcelo Bielsa, manager of Leeds United arrives ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Leeds United at City Ground on January 01, 2019 in Nottingham, England.

Leeds United won against Derby County on Friday.

Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa watches on  during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Derby County at Elland Road on January 11, 2019 in Leeds, England.

Manchester United legend Gary Neville has given his take on Twitter on Leeds United head coach Marcelo Bielsa sending a spy to watch Derby County in training this week.

Leeds head coach Bielsa has admitted to Sky Sports that he sent someone to spy on Derby’s training ahead of the Championship game between the two sides at Elland Road on Friday evening.

Former United and England international defender Neville has given his take on what happened, and has said that he admires Bielsa for stating that he did it.


Marcelo Bielsa, Manager of of Leeds United during the FA Cup Third Round match between Queens Park Rangers and Leeds United at Loftus Road on January 6, 2019 in London, United Kingdom.

It will be interesting to see if there is any punishment for Leeds regarding the spying incident.

What cannot be disputed if that the Whites were the better team against Derby and deservedly picked up all three points from the Championship game.

The win against the Rams saw Leeds put an end to their three-game losing run and get back on track for automatic promotion to the Premier League.

This is the season when Leeds could end their long wait for playing in the top flight of English football again.

Leeds United Manager \ Head Coach Marcelo Bielsa during the Sky Bet Championship match between Aston Villa and Leeds United at Villa Park on December 23, 2018 in Birmingham, England.

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